MY 2 cents on The Genesis Incubator and using egg cartons

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Tony, Mar 18, 2008.

  1. Tony

    Tony Songster

    Jan 16, 2008
    Hi all, I just hatched out 30 out of 38 eggs, I had black leghorns, blue orp/cherry egger(sexlink) , splash orp/ buff orp, and splash orp/blue andalusians eggs. I used the Hovabator Genesis and egg cartons on the 18th day and hatched the eggs inside the carton. My point??? I recommend them both, this was my first time ever hatching and I am happy with my incubator and decision to take SOOO many of your advice and try the egg cartons. Pics of my hatch can be found on Raising Baby chicks forum on here. thanks everyone for ALL the great advice you give on EVERYTHING, I`m glad to be a part of this awesome BYC Forum. I`ve had the pleasure of meeting some wonderful people on here. Tony
  2. eggchel

    eggchel Crowing

    Dec 26, 2006
    Both Coasts
    Congratulations! 30 out of 38 is a great hatch, especially for your first one.
    Did you immediately reload the incubator? LOL

  3. BamaChicken

    BamaChicken Orpingtons Bama Style

    Nov 14, 2007
    Congrats on the good hatch. Very cute chicks. I looked at the pics. Glad your enjoying company here.
  4. jackiedon

    jackiedon Songster

    Jun 4, 2007
    Central Arkansas
    Congratulations on a great hatch!!! I haven't tried the carton hatch but might have to try it sometime.

  5. MBLayfield

    MBLayfield Songster

    Oct 22, 2007
    Wellsville, UT
    You are making me so jealous!!!! My genesis won't be here until Monday according to UPS. This is the longest week of my life, LOL! [​IMG]

    That is an awesome hatch! Congratulations! You should now post pics of those pretty babies [​IMG]

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